Venom Movie Review

By Noah Weathers* Venom is a two hour long thriller/sci-fi fantasy movie sporting plenty of action. It is based on the Marvel Comics Spider-man villain of the same name. Eddie Brock, played by Tom Hardy, is an investigative journalist with a goal to take down the questionable Carlton Drake, played by Riz Ahmed. Drake is…

National Merit Scholarship: Mariah Ragsdale

By Mackenzie Schutte Eastern Senior, Mariah Ragsdale, is one of this year’s National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists. Becoming a finalist means she could receive full tuition, plus $8,000 for educational purposes. In order for Ragsdale to become a semifinalist, she was required to have a PSAT score from the late 100’s to early 200’s. She scored 219, which is one…

FBLA Conference 2018

By Noah Weathers This past summer, the National Leadership Conference 2018 was held in Baltimore, Maryland for FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) members.  Several of our own Eastern members attended the conference and competed against schools from all over. And within that group, a few were able to place high in three different events….

Cool Scholarships

By Macy Bright Now that seniors have started to fill out the FAFSA, it’s time to also look for scholarships to help with college tuition. Scholarships can be hard to find and receive. It may seem to some that the only way to get a scholarship is by having extremely good grades or by being…

Spotlight on clubs at Eastern: Macy Lotze

By Macy Lotze Activity in the halls of Eastern does not end when the final bell rings for the day. Students and teachers often stick around to participate in the plethora of clubs available. We will highlight various clubs throughout the year.  Here is the first batch. American Sign Language Club  Sponsor: Ms. McKeehan This club…